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lug

[ləg]
(design engineering)
A projection or head on a metal part to serve as a cap, handle, support, or fitting connection.

lug

lugs, 1
1. In electric wiring, a device for terminating a wire or cable; the lug is bolted to an electric terminal.
2. A small projection attached to any member or component for use in handling, assembling, or installing.

LUG

LUG

(1) (Linux Users Group) A formal or informal organization of Linux users who gather together virtually or in person to exchange information and resources. Some groups maintain mailing lists and send out newsletters for their members. For more information and a list of international user links, visit www.linux.org/groups.

(2) (Logic Users Group) A large and well established online community that maintains Web forums and resources for Apple's Logic Pro MIDI sequencer and other related audio hardware and software from Apple. For more information, visit www.logic-users.org and www.apple.com/logicpro.
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A quick way to assess the design of any bolt-action rifle is to look at the layout of the bolt lugs, extractor and ejector.
The Browning Hi-Power uses two locking lugs on top of the barrel, as with the 1911.
Pressing a tab located on the left-hand side of the receiver hinges its blade downward and out of the path of the left-hand locking lug, allowing the bolt to be fully withdrawn.
So unlike a Remington, if headspace is slightly altered by modifying the receiver face, bolt face or lapping the locking lugs, we won't need a chambering reamer to bring it back to spec.
After the vehicle is resting on the ground, use the lug wrench to tighten the lug nuts as much as you can.
The wheels are centered and held securely in place by the lug nuts.
"I could detect it at five bugs per lug; and at 10 bugs per lug, there was no doubt about the off-aroma." Other descriptors used for the stink bug taint are "skunky," "citrusy" and "piney." At low levels, these aromas may not make the resulting wine unusable, but they may reduce a wine's varietal character sufficiently that the wine would have to be used in a blend rather than bottled as a varietal wine.
Expansion is achieved by a single inflatable tube that, when air is applied, exerts pressure to engage the lugs thus locking the cores.
Its patented "popup lug" technology fires lugs only when a carton is present, providing the benefits of lugged carton control and random infeed timing, allowing a broad carton size range.
Ken used a cocktail of rag and lug to tempt his fish which was weighed and verified at Fraser's Angling, Whitley Bay.
I see the LUG phenomenon in the same way I see the "ex-gay" movement folks with their own agenda convince the susceptible that if they just believe hard enough, they can have a better life.